Emmy Awards 2013: here is the list of winners

AMC’s “Breaking Bad” won the “Best Series-Drama” award for the first time, while “Modern Family” (ABC) picked the Emmy for “Best Comedy” for the fourth time.

Netflix online streaming platform was rewarded for best direction (David Fincher), for the political thriller “House of Cards.”

Jeff Daniels, who plays a TV producer on HBO’s “The Newsroom,” won the award for best actor in a drama series, while Claire Danes went home with an Emmy for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her performance in “Homeland.”

Laura Linney won the award for best actress in a TV movie for her role in “The Big C: Hereafter” (Showtime).

In the categories dedicated to comedy, Julia Louis-Dreyfus won the award for best actress for the second year in a row for her role in HBO’s “Veep” and Jim Parsons snatched the award for best actor for CBS’s “The Big Bang Theory”.

Michael Douglas received the best actor prize for his interpretation in “Behind the Candelabra.”

Also, awards for supporting roles were granted to actors Ellen Burstyn for “Political Animals” (film / TV miniseries), James Cromwell for “American Horror Story: Asylum” (film / TV miniseries), Bobby Cannavale for “Boardwalk Empire” (serial-drama), Anna Gunn for “Breaking Bad” (serial-drama), Tony Hale for “Veep” (serial-comedy) and Merritt Wever for “Nurse Jackie” (serial-comedy).

See the list of the Emmy winners:

Outstanding Drama Series

Breaking Bad – WINNER
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
Homeland
House of Cards
Mad Men

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Kerry Washington, Scandal
Connie Britton, Nashville
Claire Danes, Homeland – WINNER
Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Vera Farmiga, Bates Motel
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards
Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Jeff Daniels, Newsroom – WINNER
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Damian Lewis, Homeland

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad – WINNER
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones
Christine Baranski, The Good Wife
Morena Baccarin, Homeland

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire – WINNER
Jonathan Banks, Breaking Bad
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
Jim Carter, Downton Abbey
Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Outstanding Comedy Series

30 Rock
The Big Bang Theory
Girls
Louie
Modern Family – WINNER
Veep

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep – WINNER
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Laura Dern, Enlightened
Lena Dunham, Girls
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Jason Bateman, Arrested Development
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Louis C.K., Louie
Don Cheadle, House of Lies
Matt LeBlanc, Episodes
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory – WINNER

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory
Jane Lynch, Glee
Julie Bowen, Modern Family
Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie – WINNER
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Anna Chlumsky, Veep

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
Ed O’Neill, Modern Family
Adam Driver, Girls
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Tony Hale, Veep – WINNER

Miniseries or Movie

Behind the Candelabra – WINNER
American Horror Story: Asylum
Phil Spector
Political Animals
The Bible
Top of the Lake

Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Asylum
Helen Mirren, Phil Spector
Sigourney Weaver, Political Animals
Laura Linney, The Big C: Hereafter – WINNER
Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake

Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Matt Damon, Behind the Candelabra
Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra – WINNER
Benedict Cumberbatch, Parade’s End
Al Pacino, Phil Spector
Toby Jones, The Girl

Reality-Competition Program
The Voice – WINNER
The Amazing Race
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
So You Think You Can Dance
Top Chef

Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program

Ryan Seacrest, American Idol
Anthony Bourdain, The Taste
Betty White, Betty White’s Off Their Rockers
Tom Bergeron, Dancing with the Stars
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway – WINNER
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance